“The Dance of Death:”

Image: http://www.rense.com “Meaningless! Meaningless!” says the Teacher. “Utterly meaningless! Everything is meaningless.” Solomon The complex bureaucratic mechanisms that are created by all civilizations ultimately doom them. The difference now, as Joseph Tainter points out in “The Collapse of Complex Societies,” is that “collapse, if and when it comes again, will this time be global. No … Continue reading “The Dance of Death:”

“NY State Cancels Literacy Test for Teachers: It’s Racist”

Image: http://www.pinimg.com “The whole educational and professional training system is a very elaborate filter, which just weeds out people who are too independent, and who think for themselves, and who don't know how to be submissive, and so on -- because they're dysfunctional to the institutions.” (emphasis mine) ― Noam Chomsky "The evils of government … Continue reading “NY State Cancels Literacy Test for Teachers: It’s Racist”